What’s on nearby the dark hedges


Not only does the Causeway Coast and Glens have fantastic attractions and incredible scenery it also has some terrific events. Here’s what’s happening nearby the Dark Hedges Experience.

The Heart of the Glens Festival
Featuring over 100 events throughout a 9 day period, The Heart of the Glens Festival takes place in Cushendall in the beautiful Glens of Antrim from 3rd-11th August!

The exciting programme of events includes the famous Lurig Challenge, a fantastic Food Fest night, an adult Treasure Hunt, the ever popular fancy dress night, the ‘Dalriada Sounds’ concert and more!

Arts Over Borders Summer International Arts Festivals

A Wilde Weekend & W I L D E TOWN Home of the Happy Prince- August 1st-5th
Lughnasa FrielFest: DERRY-DONEGAL, HERE I COME! - August 5th-18th

This year’s programming includes the world premiere of three new short plays to be choreographed by world-renowned New York choreographer Mark Morris and in another major headline appearance for the festivals, Romeo Castellucci’s company will come straight from opening the Aix En Provence Opera Festival in early July 2019 with Mozart’s Requiem.
25 Jul 2019 - 18 Aug 2019


Getting to these events

Visiting these locations in Northern Ireland couldn’t be easier. The best way to attend these events is to book a rental car and explore at their own pace. Start planning your itinerary. The Dark Hedges is just an hours drive from Belfast.

Planning your trip to the Dark Hedges and Causeway Coast

Need more information to help organise the details of your trip to Northern Ireland, then visit these pages for maps and more information. https://discovernorthernireland.com/